ANNA AKHMATOVA (1889-1966) is considered one of Russia's greatest twentieth century poets. This poem is from her first book, Evening, published in 1912.
TARA REBELE'S book, And I'm Not Jenny, was published by Slope Editions and her poems
have appeared in Poetry International,
Handsome, Shearsman,Volt, and How2, among
other places. She has performed her live works in cities nationwide and has exhibited her new media works in international festivals, galleries, and universities. She is Director of the low-residency MFA Creative Writing Program at New England College. Rebele reads her poem, Our Remnants.